Meiji period (1868-1912) Isho tansu (clothing chest) from the Sendai region of Japan. Comprising red lacquer Sugi (cedar) frame and Keyaki (elm) front drawers in original mellow honey finish. A wonderful period piece distinguished by its elaborate lotus detail black back plates and scrolling vine iron locks. This configuration includes a practical bottom safe with original key and three red lacquer compartment drawers within and a very clever hidden secret drawer. A substantial piece of authentic and practical furniture measuring - 46.5” wide x 23” deep x 34.5” high. £1,295.00 A rare and beautiful piece of furniture offered at a realistic market price. Price does not include delivery. Delivery can be arranged at separate cost. Checkout will mention delivery, this is not included within the price stated. Other items within our photographs are not included but may be purchased separately.
Meiji period (1868-1912) Sendai Region Isho tansu